The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 84 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% 0.67% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category 5.59% 5.52% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 13
Median salary £38,750 £36,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
143 145 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.12% 12.18% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 126 121 129
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

vSphere
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the South Wales region.

vSphere Salary Trend in South Wales

vSphere
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in South Wales

vSphere
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -3 3 £60,000 +118.18%
Cardiff -2 2 £26,000 -28.76% 2
Bridgend - 2 - -
vSphere
Wales

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (80.00%) SAN
5 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (65.00%) ITIL
7 12 (60.00%) Unix
8 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (50.00%) Linux
10 9 (45.00%) Cisco
10 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (40.00%) DHCP
11 8 (40.00%) DNS
12 7 (35.00%) Avaya
12 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (30.00%) Service Management
13 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
13 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (30.00%) Firewall
13 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (30.00%) Finance
13 6 (30.00%) IP Telephony
13 6 (30.00%) VPN
13 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (30.00%) Coaching
13 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
13 6 (30.00%) Performance Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) DHCP
2 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
1 7 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CGI
1 2 (10.00%) COM
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Unix
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Coaching
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) People Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.00%) vCloud
5 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (15.00%) XenServer
6 2 (10.00%) MetaFrame
6 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) ThinApp
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Avaya
4 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Verint
8 1 (5.00%) Veritas
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